Courses



Compulsory Modules (82.5 ECTS-Credits)
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Compulsory Module 5: Pharmaceutical Technology (5 ECTS-Credits, 2 h) (no courses)
Prerequisites for registration: none
Learning Outcome: The students have basic pharmaceutical and technological knowledge for the preparation, characterisation and testing of major drug forms as well as for the evaluation of instabilities and incompatibilities. They are familiar with the preparation of homeopathic preparations.
Compulsory Module 6: Preparation of Prescription Medication (10 ECTS-Credits, 7 h) (no courses)
Prerequisites for registration: none
Learning Outcome: Students know the theory for making compounding formulas and are able to apply it in practice. This includes the required tested according to the pharmacopoeia of all bases and excipients as well as common active ingredients and packaging.
Compulsory Module 7: Pharmacology and Drug Therapy II (10 ECTS-Credits, 5 h) (no courses)
Prerequisites for registration: none
Learning Outcome: Students are abe to describe the evidence-based drug therapy for important diseases as well as the non-medical concomitant/alternative therapies including diet modification. They understand the fundamentals of pharmaca-economics as well as the principles of medication management, individual drug therapy, drug safety and disease preventions. They are able to explain the contents of patient information leaflet and summaries of product characteristics.
Compulsory Module 8: Chemical Diagnostics I (5 ECTS-Credits, 3 h) (no courses)
Prerequisites for registration: none
Learning Outcome: The students are able to describe different methods (wet chemical evidence, rapid tests) of the qualitative and / or quantitative analysis as well as laboratory diagnostic parameters and the application of these methods. They can critically assess the methods, the results of the analyses and the diagnostic interpretation, and recognise possible errors / problems.
Compulsory Module 9: Chemical Diagnostics II(7,5 ECTS-Credits, 6 h) (no courses)
Prerequisites for registration: positive completion of compulsory module 8
Learning Outcome: Students can demonstrate their knowledge of important biochemical and clinical chemistry (urinalysis, substrate concentration, enzyme activity and metabolite determinations, pregnancy tests and various rapid tests).
Compulsory Module 10: Pharmaceutical Practice (2.5 ECTS-Credits, 2 h) (no courses)
Prerequisites for registration: none
Learning Outcome: Students are able to explain the legal basis for dispensing medicines and operating pharmacies. They have insights into the industrial production of pharmaceuticals and chemical products as well as their disposal.
Compulsory Module 11: Introduction to Scientific Working I (5 ECTS-Credits, 5 h) (no courses)
Prerequisites for registration: positive completion of compulsory modules 2-7
Learning Outcome: Students are able to summarise and apply relevant techniques and methods required for writing the Master's Thesis. They understand advanced statistical methods and know current trends in pharmaceutical research.
Compulsory Module 12: Introduction to Scientific Working II (5 ECTS-Credits, 4 h) (no courses)
Prerequisites for registration: positive completion of compulsory modules 2-7 and 9
Learning Outcome: Students are able to summarise and apply relevant techniques and methods in one pharmaceutical core area, but not the field of the Master's Thesis. They have insights in current trends in pharmaceutical research
Compulsory Module 13: Master's Thesis Defense (2.5 ECTS-Credits) (no courses)
Prerequisites for registration: positive completion of all other compulsory and elective modules as well as the Master's Thesis
Learning Outcome: Reflection of the Master's Thesis in the overall contexts of the Master' Programme; The focus is on theoretical understanding, methodological foundations, imparting the results of the Master's Thesis as well as presentation skills.

Notes:
  • There may still be changes in the courses offered as well as room allocation and course dates.
  • The course descriptions found in the English version of the course catalogue are for informational purposes only. Authoritative information can be found in the "Vorlesungsverzeichnis" (German version of the course catalogue).